Frequently Asked Questions

There are some questions about homeschooling that come up time and time again. This page is a growing repository of answers to the most frequently asked questions about homeschool.

FAQ About Getting Started Homeschooling

A roadmap for new homeschool parents.

How do I start? What do I need to know? -  How To Get Started Homeschooling includes everything you need to know to get started.

Is homeschool legal? Yes, it is legal in all 50 states. Read more about the history of homeschooling.

What are the pros and cons of homeschooling?

What are the pros and cons of public education?

I have a special needs child. Is homeschool a good idea? Yes, read more about special needs and homeschooling.

FAQ About Homeschool Socialization

Are homeschoolers unsocialized? Will my child turn out weird? Read: Answering the question of homeschool socialization. Also reference the pros and cons lists.

Common Homeschool Terms & Definitions

What is a co-op?

Common Homeschool Abbreviations

[Coming soon]

Last modified: March 20, 2017